Oct 29 2022
Saturday

Resorts World Arena, Birmingham, United Kingdom

12 rounds contest @ Heavyweight
26-3-0

est. ringwalk:

2022-10-29T21:00:00Z ()

broadcast start time:

UK - Sat 7:00pm / US - N/A

20-1-2

Belts on The Line

Final Eliminator for: WBA World Heavyweight Championship

The tape

28
Age
34
6' 6" / 198 cm
Height
6' 2" / 188 cm
N/A
Reach
79.5" / 202 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

TKO 5UD 10TKO 3UD 12TKO 7
Form
SD 10TKO 4SD 12UD 12TKO 2
26
Wins
20
15
By KO
14
58
KO%
70
3
Losses
1
0
Stopped
0
0
Draws
2
2013
Debut
2013
160
Pro rounds
137

Current rankings @ Heavyweight

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The Ring
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3
WBA
1
-
WBC
12
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WBO
9
-
IBF
-

Hughie Fury vs Michael Hunter preview

When is Fury vs Hunter?

Hughie Fury is set to face Michael Hunter on Saturday 29th October 2022 at Resorts World Arena in Birmingham.

The fight is scheduled for 12 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which means there is no weight limit.

This contest is a final eliminator for the WBA heavyweight championship of the world.

Fury vs Hunter stats

Hughie Fury steps into the ring with a record of 26 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, 15 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Michael Hunter will make his way to the ring with a record of 20 wins, 1 loss and 2 draws, with 14 of those wins by knock out.

The stats suggest Hunter has advantage in power over Fury, with a 70% knock out percentage over Fury's 58%.

Hughie Fury is the younger man by 6 years, at 28 years old.

Fury has a height advantage of 4 inches over Hunter.

Both Hughie Fury & Michael Hunter fight out of an orthodox stance.

Fury is the more experienced professional fighter, having had 6 more fights, and made his debut in 2013, 13 days later than Hunter, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 23 more professional rounds, 160 to Hunter's 137.

Hughie Fury goes into the fight ranked number 3 by the WBA at heavyweight.

Michael Hunter is currently ranked number 1 by the WBA, 12 by the WBC and 9 by the WBO in the 201lb division.

Fury vs Hunter form

Fury has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he defeated Christian Hammer on 16th October 2021 by technical knockout in the 5th round at Newcastle Arena, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had defeated Mariusz Wach on 12th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London.

Going into that contest, he had beat Pavel Sour on 7th March 2020 by technical knockout in the 3rd round at Manchester Arena, Lancashire.

Before that, he had been beaten by Alexander Povetkin on 31st August 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at O2 Arena, London.

He had won against Samuel Peter on 12th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 7th round at King Abdullah Sports City, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Hunter has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he drew Jerry Forrest on 2nd December 2021 by split draw in their 10 round contest at Hammerstein Ballroom, New York, United States.

Previous to that, he had beat Mike Wilson on 3rd August 2021 by technical knockout in the 4th round at Hulu Theater at MSG, New York.

Going into that contest, he had drawn with Alexander Povetkin on 7th December 2019 by split draw in their 12 round contest at Diriyah Arena, Diriyah, Saudi Arabia.

Before that, he had defeated Sergey Kuzmin on 13th September 2019 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.

He had won against Fabio Maldonado on 25th May 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at MGM National Harbor, Maryland.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Hughie Fury has been fighting more than Michael Hunter.

Hughie Fury last fought 11 months and 15 days ago, while Michael Hunter's last outing was 9 months and 29 days ago.

Fury's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 2 months and 19 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 23 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 37 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.4 rounds on average.

Hunter's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 4 months and 6 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8 rounds on average.

What time does Fury vs Hunter start?

The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM BST at Resorts World Arena, Birmingham, United Kingdom, which is 5:00 PM EST or 2:00 PM PST on the West Coast of America.

Who is showing Fury vs Hunter?

Fury vs Hunter will be broadcast on Sky Sports Action in the UK.

How do you stream Fury vs Hunter?

In the UK you can stream Fury vs Hunter via NowTV. They allow you to stream Sky Sports boxing cards via their app, based on a 24 hour, weekly or monthly passes. You’ll also get access to 11 Sky Sports Channels during your pass period. They also do a monthly smartphone only pass for £5.99, which is great if you need to catch Fury vs Hunter on the move.

24 hours of NowTV is £8.99, 1 week of NowTV is £14.99, 1 month of NowTV is 33.99 and 1 month (mobile only) costs £5.99.

Existing or new Sky Sports subscribers can stream Fury vs Hunter, and all Sky boxing cards, via the Sky Go App. This is free is you’re already a Sky Sports TV customer. It’s available for Apple, Android, Firestick, Roku and games consoles.

The stream is free for existing Sky Sports Action customers, while 1 month (for tv) costs £45.

What are the odds on Fury vs Hunter?

Michael Hunter is currently 8/11 (-140) to win the contest outright, while you can get 1/1 (+100) on Hughie Fury if you fancy the slight upset.

View all Fury vs Hunter Odds

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Fury vs Hunter streams

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You can stream Fury vs Hunter via NowTV. They allow you to stream Sky Sports boxing cards via their app, based on a 24 hour, weekly or monthly passes. You’ll also get access to 11 Sky Sports Channels during your pass period. They also do a monthly smartphone only pass for £5.99, which is great if you need to catch Fury vs Hunter on the move.

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Fury vs Hunter tickets

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Main event starts: 10pm (UK)

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